At MeatEater, we get a lot of questions from adults about how to begin the process of becoming a hunter. Unlike youth hunters, who often have family members to show them the ropes, rookie adult hunters are often starting from square one without any mentors. And without the guidance of experienced family members or even close friends, getting started in hunting can be a very intimidating undertaking.
Here’s some advice on how to get started:
Brody Henderson is a writer, hunter, fly fishing guide and MeatEater’s Community Manager